Genus HIMANTOPUS

Himantopus Brisson, Orn., vol. i, p. 33, 1760. Type by taut., Charadrius himantopus Linn.

Macrotarsus Lacepede, Tabl. d'Ois., p. 18, 1799: Daudin in Buffon's Hist. Nat., ed. Didot, Quadr., vol. xiv, p. 336, 1802. Type by mon., Charadrius himantopus Linn. Not Macrotarsus Link, 1795.

Hypsibates Nitzsch in Ersch u. Gruber's Encycl., sect, xvi, p. 150, 1827 ; new name for Himantopns Brisson.

Calobatas Lesson, Man. d'Orn., vol. ii, p. 339, 1828; new name for Himantopus Brisson.

Himantellus Gray, Cat. Gen. Subgen. Birds, p. 117, 1855, ex Rafinesque, An. Nat., p. 219, 1815, nom. nud., as synonym.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds. Synonymy(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.8 1930.
Title in Book: 
Genus HIMANTOPUS
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1930
Page No: 
520
M_ID: 
3970
M_SN: 
Himantopus
Volume: 
Vol. 8
Term name: 
id: 
8770

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